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Google for Business Information

Tips, tricks and strategies for using Google to find business information on the web.

Google like a Genius!

Before You Google, Ask These Questions

Envision your desired output before your search for it.  Ask these questions: 

  1. Do you need current or historical information? 
  2. Who might publish the information?   Expert?  Educator? Layperson?
  3. What is the author's purpose?  Inform?  Influence? Entertain?
  4. What keywords might be in the title of the website or report?  Examples:  study, report, forecast, survey, overview, recommendations, data, etc.
  5. What format are you looking for?  A presentation?  A market research report?  A spreadsheet? An image?


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